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  1. Indicate on deposits made to my bank from rental payments, which tenant the payment came from

    Currently, my bank account shows rent deposits as "Forte". In order to reconcile my books each month, my bookkeeper needs to know which deposits came from which tenants. Can you do something, so the deposit indicates which tenant the money is from?

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    • Accept security deposits online.

      I was asking about tenants paying their security deposits online. Support said that:

      "Our system is not designed for tenants to pay their security deposits online, it's designed to accept rent payments from tenants."

      So yes, they can pay money that is applied as additional rent and I can manually transfer it to the security deposit on the ledgers, but doesn't it make sense to just accept security deposits separately from the tenant portal?

      This seems like a no-brainer. Please implement this change!

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      • better organization

        when under the tenants tab we should be able to sort the list by property.

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        • It would be nice to have it appear on the summary page when someone pays ACH.

          When i pull up the summary page i would like to see when a tenant has made a payment through ACH.

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          • pics with text

            Allow pictures to be accepted with the online texting.

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            • portal attachments to all your tenants

              Ability to place an item in all tenants portal and share in one step instead of doing this individually to each tenant

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              • additional income items

                Building "forms" now. Once REALLY handy idea - add two fields for units, Pet REnt / Pet Fee (or additional rent / Additional move-in fee.. Also having the ability to specify this up-front and make lease add-ons for pets, parking, etc. would be great - helps with accounting as well.

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                • text unpaid rent

                  it would be good if there was a way to automatically send out a text message to anyone with unpaid rent on the 5th of the month?

                  more people respond to text than email

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                  • Have owner please call Scott Sklare

                    Call Scott Sklare for lots of product improvements and ideas.

                    Love your product. 35 years experience bring to the table. Lots of room for improvement.

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                    • Combine lease renewal/expiration with rental ending report

                      Combine rental ending with lease expiration report

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                      • General workorder templates

                        Select from workorder templates

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                        • General workorder from tenant tab

                          Would like the ability to generate a workorder while looking up a tenant. Not having to go back to the property tab, etc.

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                          • Accounting assets and liabilities

                            It would be very helpful to be able to track assets and liabilities. This is the only thing missing from your software that would allow me to do a complete accounting of my businesses. Please consider implementing. Thank you!

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                            • Customizable Statements

                              It would be very helpful to be able to add customizable messages to individual statements, for instance if a tenant is late or has just had a HUD update, etc.

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                              • Sub accounts for the type of transaction

                                It will be very helpful to have sub accounts under either income or expense sort all type of transaction by cash ,credit cards,checks ... and Can be viewable under accounts tab .

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                                • Add Owner/Landlord to eSign signatures

                                  Add Owner/Landlord signature option to eSign documents.

                                  Certain states require BOTH the landlord and the agent/manager to sign documents for a valid lease.

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                                  • Vacancy Listings Online by Property

                                    Vacancy Listing by Property - I'd like to ability to segment vacancy list by property so I can post online separate lists that show the vacancies at a specific property, not just all of them lumped together.

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                                    • "Request a Showing" action button

                                      With almost all of the lead generating websites that RentecDirect syndicates to when posting a new listing on my site, each site has a "contact agent" or "request a showing" action button on the listing for lead generation purposes and follow up. It would be a great enhancement to have that feature on our listings as well with the RentecDirect website provided to your clients (me). I've experienced lots of potential residents not being able to request more information or a direct link to contact us from the page. I'm confident this can be done, since you already provide a…

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                                      • Reconciling

                                        When reconciling, clicking on an entry should bring you to that transaction in order to view / edit.

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                                        • Summary Page Enhancement

                                          sort summary page by owner

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